And Jesus answered them, ... Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit (St. John 12:23-26)

Seeds of Hope Staff

The Rev. Dr. John Paul Chaney

  • Rector (Head Pastor)
  • BA in History from University of Cincinnati; 1975
  • MA in Theology from Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL; 1992
  • Ordained Anglican Priest since 1995
  • 7 Units of Clinical Pastoral Education (VA Hospital Pittsburgh)
  • Anglican Studies Degree (1994) from Trinity Episcopal School of Ministry, Ambridge, PA
  • Doctorate of Ministry from Trinity Episcopal School of Ministry, Ambridge, PA; 2008
Marilyn Chaney

  • Youth and Children Director
  • BA in Education Aurora University
  • MA in Education University of Pittsburgh
  • Certified Elementary Education Teacher Illinois and Pennsylvania
  • Responsible to oversee programs and raise program and building support for EVO
The Rev. Herb Bailey

  • Associate Pastor
  • BA in Ministry and Counseling
  • MA in Theology in process
  • Ordained Captain in the Church Army USA
  • Executive Ministry Director of Uncommon Grounds Cafe

  • Masters in Religious Education from Landmark Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Bachelor's Degree in Social Work from University of Nairobi
  • I have 15 years' experience working with children and teenagers. My Passion is Kids and Teens. I enjoy teaching Kids and teens the word of God, introducing them to God's love and discipling them.
Byron Johnson

  • Deacon
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Weekly Bulletins


Oct 12-14 - All Parish Retreat Fri pm – Sun lunch. Come and See.

Nov 10 - Sat – Karen Woods Ordination to priesthood 2 pm

Nov 11 - Sun (Changed) – Bishop's Visitation

Dec 2 - First Sunday of Advent

Christmas Eve Services - Monday, December 24. 7 PM. Evaline Sanctuary

Ministry Links
Location and Directions

Evaline Sanctuary
257 S. Evaline
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Weekly Meeting Times

WORSHIP Sundays @ 10 AM

Childrens Dance Class
Monday at 6:15 PM @ Evaline - Sharilynn (412) 400-8337

Prayer and Praise
Tuesday at 6:30 PM @ 375 S. Pacific Ave - Amanda Russell (412) 608-5427

Community Connections
Currently on Summer Break and will resume September

LGAR Health & Rehab Center
We hold a monthly worship serice in Turtle Creek at the Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic
3rd Saturday of every month @ 2 PM
800 Elsie St, Turtle Creek, PA 15145

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Pastor John Paul Chaney